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The Milken Institute Shares Powerful Ideas

As Lifestyles Magazines International enters the 45th year of serving the philanthropic community—it is with great pride that we announce our partnership with the Milken Institute, a non-profit, nonpartisan think tank determined to increase global prosperity by advancing collaborative solutions that widen access to capital, create jobs and improve health. This is achieved through independent, data-driven research, action-oriented meetings and meaningful policy initiatives. To find out more about our partnership please contact:


In this Issue

Michael Milken

Cover Profile:
Michael Milken



Five Questions:
Metuka Benjamin

Remembering how one man impressed her with his dedication to helping others learn.


First Person:
Richard Ditizio

Making sense of families and money is what Richard Ditizio does best.

Deborah Brooks

From a start-up partnership to a thriving foundation, Deborah Brooks has made life better for thousands of people with Parkinson’s disease.

Lynn R. Goldman

Leading the national conversation on public health, Lynn R. Goldman keeps the fire burning.

Jane Foley

Dr. Jane Foley realizes her purpose in the world of education thanks to the Milken Educator Awards.

Thomas Frieden

Dr. Thomas Frieden sees miles down the road from his perch at the CDC.

Francis Collins

Armed with his microscope, Dr. Francis Collins is using DNA research to eradicate disease and illness.

Peter Scardino

Always looking on the bright side, Dr. Peter Scardino believes that a cure for prostate cancer will be found.

Joelle Simpson

Dr. Joelle Simpson learned the value of a support system through her journey as a Milken Scholar.

Andrew von Eschenbach

He may have hung up his white coat, but Andrew von Eschenbach is still fighting to cure prostate cancer.

James P. Allison

James P. Allison and the immunotherapy breakthrough

Kathy Giusti

After being diagnosed with cancer, Kathy Giusti created a foundation to help others with the same disease.

Mark Hyman

Dr. Mark Hyman is making it his mission to empower the public to rethink the human body.


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$500 million to UC San Francisco

A record donation of $500 million has been made to the University of California, San Francisco by the Helen Diller Family Foundation

$29 million to fight malaria

A four-year, $29 million grant to the University of California, San Francisco has been announced by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, supporting the organization’s Global Health Group’s Malaria Elimination Initiative.

Philadelphia receives $100 million

The William Penn Foundation has announced a $100 million commitment to the city of Philadelphia to revitalize and renovate libraries, city parks, and recreational centers.

Sheryl Sandberg donates $100 million in stock

Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer, Sheryl Sandberg, has donated approximately 880,000 Class A shares of her own Facebook stock—valued at more than $100 million—to the Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Fund.

In the Archives

Look through our archive of covers to see past profilees including Jeff Koons, Charles Simonyi, Isadore Sharp, and more. Click on the cover image to see the listing of profilees for that issue!

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